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Hunting Asteroids

From the blog post:

I used to love looking out the window of the International Space Station when we were flying over the dark side of Earth, watching tiny asteroids leave bright trails as they hit the atmosphere hundreds of miles below us. These tiny asteroids also had bigger cousins who have left their ...

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What elemental composition is stable close to the sun? How does science solve the problem of intense heat on the structural aspects of a telescope. Would it be an optical telescope, radio wave, infra red, what? I love foriegn objects or (I guess familiar object) that are dancing through space close to our planet.

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